TITLE

Metals Industry Pushes Greater Use of Steel in New Home Construction

PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Metal Center News;Jun2011, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the use of steel in home construction in the U.S. It notes that American Iron and Steel Institute Inc. and Steel Framing Alliance have advocated the use cold-formed steel as alternative to concrete and wood. It mentions that steel has brought stability to structure and provide residents the best opportunities to survive dangerous weather events.
ACCESSION #
62169165

 

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